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Forever Yours, Faithfully

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When a simple crush turns into love, will the call of family or the ties of love win?

Greg Scott and Randy Williams have just begun their lives together when family and obligation come between them, forcing Greg to choose between family or his soul mate. Devastated by Greg's abandonment, Randy runs, taking on a new name and starting over. Randy never gets over losing Greg e
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Kindle Edition, 198 pages
Published April 25th 2013 by MLR Press
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Karen
Apr 19, 2016 Karen rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-mm
So this is how we ended up with 4 stars...

Well this one was a surprise and left me in a bit of a quandary. While I only gave the overall book a 3 star rating. I feel obligated to give the ending 5 stars because any story that can leave me as emotional at the end as this one did deserves 5 stars somewhere along the way and to me it was definitely the last few pages that earned those 2 extra stars, holy crap! I mean really, I absolutely did not expect it to grab me that hard.

'Forever Yours, Faith
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Mandi
May 25, 2013 Mandi rated it did not like it
Shelves: romance-mm
wow, an MLR cover that doesn't want to make me gouge my eyes out!

ETA-Really just too bittersweet and overly dramatic for me. I just wanted them to have a HEA, but instead there was drama, drama, drama, on top of more drama. Randy had to be the most unluckiest person in the world.
Leda
Mar 29, 2016 Leda rated it it was amazing
The first thing I want to say about this book is please don't disregard this book because some say there is no HEA. By the time you reach the Epilogue, this book has spanned well over 50 years.
These men, although separated early on in their relationship, had spent a lifetime together.

This book starts out with Greg and Randy at age 17 back in the late 1980s. Both boys having had a crush on the other. One day on a soccer field, they discover how the other feels about them. Under the guise of stud
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Heather C
Apr 28, 2013 Heather C marked it as i-dont-think-so
Bittersweet and not for me :(

Thanks for the warning Susan.
Pete W
Apr 27, 2013 Pete W rated it really liked it
3.5 stars round up. It felt a bit stilt here and there and some part felt too... ham-handed.

Not a light read by any means and quite an effective tears inducing agent. Therefore, do not read this in public settings. Since you will be dabbing your red puffy eyes.

I was kinda hope that the story will concentrate more on their adult lives. However, the story progress from when they met at about 17 y/o until about 50% marker. Not my taste, since I do not like to read YA much but that was just my prefe
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Gwendolyn
Apr 30, 2013 Gwendolyn rated it it was ok
-1 star for what feels like just randomly throwing in a prison stint and the epilogue.
Susan65
Sounds like my kind of story, however i can't read it knowing how it ends.
Crissy Morris
4 stars

Originally reviewed for Joyfully Jay

That’s right. I know you’ve got the song in your head now, too. It’s been stuck on repeat in my brain for days now, especially while I was reading this book. And just like the beautiful ballad, this book is amazingly sweet and professes a love that is not only strong, but everlasting and unconditional.

Randy Williams would never forget the day Greg Scott recruited him to play a game of soccer after school. It’s the same day that Randy discovered that the
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Tammy
Apr 09, 2016 Tammy rated it it was amazing
Shelves: m-m
Blog Post: http://lovebytesreviews.com/2016/04/0...


WOW, this book has turned out to be a surprise! I've read a lot of Sara’s books and I don't know how I missed Forever Yours, Faithfully. I loved this book, if there was a word that meant more than love I don't know it but that would be the one I'd use!
Greg Scott and Randy Williams are in high school together. They have three classes together which happens to be just enough that no-one questions them when Greg decides he needs Randy to be his st
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Melisha
Oct 19, 2016 Melisha rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book was more emotional than expected. Sara York delivers yet again a story that rips your heart out over and over and then pieces it back together. This book is emotionally exhausting with the ups and downs that happen over so many years, so grab the Kleenex before settling in with this one.
Wendy Leonard-Richardson
Oct 10, 2016 Wendy Leonard-Richardson rated it really liked it
This book is a bit hard for me to rate. The editing was pretty good. With mm books it is sometimes difficult to determine who is talking and most of the time, the author handled it well.

When I started this book, I expected more of the couple 's adult life but there was a huge part of the book focused on their teen years. That could have been fine but the whole book seemed to drag a bit. I definitely do not think that there needed to be so much of their teen time.

The couple, Greg and Randy, were
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Lena Grey
Sep 28, 2016 Lena Grey rated it liked it
In 'Forever Yours, Faithfully' by Sara York we meet two men, Greg Scott and Randy Williams, bonded together heart and soul by an enduring love and wanting to spend the rest of their lives together; but fate intervenes. It seems Randy and Greg have some very tough life lessons to learn before they can finally be reunited. The only thing that keeps them going is the echo of their theme song: 'Forever Yours, Faithfully.'

I admired Greg Scott for the love he showed his mom and sister when things fell
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Jenny Wood
Apr 28, 2016 Jenny Wood rated it liked it
Ooookay.... holy angsty book....

This one started out so stinkin cute, I absolutely loved Greg and Randy. I loved the way the met and how they got together, I loved how much they cared about each other even from the very beginning. It was all so very cute. Randy had to be the unluckiest person in the entire world....His parents were awful, both of them; seemed like he had a good Grandpa but we never saw him and I kinda hated that he just up and left town and didn't even come back to visit or see
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Tristan
May 23, 2016 Tristan rated it liked it
Shelves: disability, military
3.5/5

This is supposed to be a bittersweet story, but it wind up being more bitter than sweet. The opening act was sugary sweet-ness overload but after that the book took off on the angst train and never look back. Heck, even the ending was bitter, even though the author did try to compensate for that at the very last page. While it success in subduing some part of my anger, it still was not satisfying enough. (view spoiler)
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Rachel
May 06, 2016 Rachel rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Wow this book. Well it spans 50yrs and follows the drama filled lives of Randy and Greg. I so wish that the story went a different course but saying that they wouldn't have been who they were if things had happened differently.
I enjoyed them meeting and developing their early relationship. I didn't like how they parted and how they stayed apart for so long. I felt for Randy and feeling he had been betrayed and left. I could understand how he just wanted to leave and disappear. I really felt for
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Joanne
Jul 02, 2013 Joanne rated it really liked it
I love angst with my books so when I read the blurb for Forever Yours Faithfully I knew I had to read it and it certainly didn’t disappoint. It starts simple enough; its high school in a small American town, Greg Scott is a popular football player, a jock. Randy Williams is a pale skinner kid, a nerd. Neither should like each other much but a chance encounter at the edge of the football pitch gives them a chance to be more than friends. Things start well enough until Greg’s family implodes and ...more
Antoinette
Apr 25, 2016 Antoinette rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Beautiful

This book was very touching. Greg and Randy were two 17 year olds when they fell in love. They hid their romance and planned for the future. They planned for college where although they would still have to hide the status of their relationship they live together as roommates. Then they both experience something that changes their lives. Both young men made emotional decisions which sent their lives spinning. This book is about that journey and how mistakes made by two kids led their liv
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K Cherry
Apr 08, 2016 K Cherry rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Don't read this book unless you want to bleach your brain afterwards.

I would have given this book NO stars, but then I wouldn't have been able to write a review. The book is just wrong!!!!!! I hated it from beginning to end. I have never given a review like this, but it depressing and heartbreaking!!!! I'm sorry, but be warned if you read this book. There is no happiness at all...and definitely no HEA!!!! Sara York, you are on my "never read anything by this author again" list.
Tracy Willoughby
May 26, 2016 Tracy Willoughby rated it it was amazing
What a touching and moving story. Fate and time melted getting in the way of of Greg and Randy being together. This book was frustratingly awesome eveytime I thought I had it figured out a twist would throw that out the window. There were some heart wrenching moments where tears were shed. The song faithfully has new meaning now
Becky Condit
May 15, 2013 Becky Condit rated it really liked it
Sara York's Forever Yours Faithfully is a marvelous story about heartbreak, adversity and redemption.

I love angst with my books so when I read the blurb for Forever Yours Faithfully I knew I had to read it and it certainly didn't disappoint.

Josie Goodreads' complete 4 sweet pea review appears on May 16, 2013 at http://mrsconditreadsbooks.com/index....
booklover
Apr 18, 2016 booklover rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
WOW !
Amazing story which i absolutely LOVED !!
Yes it was emotional as it dealt with issues that affect people every single day. I loved the way this was written and was able to really connect with the characters. My heart broke for both of them at what they go through and this is definitely a book that will be "Forever mine, Faithfully" !
Trisha Harrington
Oct 26, 2014 Trisha Harrington marked it as not-if-you-paid-me
Shelves: no-hea, death
(view spoiler) Sorry but I don't think so. I am so lucky to have friends who warn me!
Melissa
Apr 03, 2016 Melissa rated it it was amazing
I was not prepared for this emotional roller coaster. This was a really great, realistic love story. Even though the ending made me cry, Greg and Randy still had their HEA. If you decide to read this, have a box of tissues ready.
Linda
Apr 30, 2016 Linda rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Faithful to the end

Forever Yours, Faithfully. What an apt title for this love story. No matter the grueling path they each traveled, Randy and Greg loved one another, faithfully and forever.
Becky Capehart
Apr 10, 2016 Becky Capehart rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Forever yours

omg,this had to be the saddest and happiest book I've ever read. Loved the way these guy still loved one another after all those years apart and to finally find one another. I was a little sad about how it ended but was still a wonderful story
Debfirpo
Aug 22, 2016 Debfirpo rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Amazing

This is such a great story!! I ugly cried all through this book. The end is so sad but perfect in every way. A great story.
Vinga
Apr 01, 2016 Vinga rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is the best book I have read this year!
It's got everything. Great characters, story....
I would highly recommend this book!
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